EMCOR Group, Inc. Subsidiary Awarded Contract to Help Expand Sewer System for Downtown Miami by Miami Dade County
NORWALK, CONNECTICUT, March 17, 2014 - EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services for a diverse range of businesses announced that its subsidiary, Poole & Kent Company of Florida, has been awarded a contract by Miami Dade County for construction of Master Pump Station No. 3, which will help expand sewer system capacity in the Brickell area of Downtown Miami, Florida.
Poole & Kent will be responsible for all aspects of construction related to Miami Dade County’s Master Pump Station No. 3, which is a pumping facility that will help expand Downtown Miami’s sewer capacity. Scope of work includes constructing two multilevel structures; the first is a pump station building which houses four 300 horsepower centrifugal pumps, and the second is a generator building with a 1500 kilowatt standby emergency diesel generator. Additional scope of work includes installation of mechanical and yard piping, a hydraulic reservoir system, mechanical controls, fuel systems, switchgear, transformers, motor control centers, fiber optic cables, and electrical and instrumentation for a complete and operating facility.
“Poole & Kent of Florida has earned a reputation for effective and efficient execution of critical projects like Master Pump Station No. 3,” stated Pat Carr, President & CEO of Poole & Kent. “Having performed many complex water, sewer, and environmental projects over the past 40 years, as well as having extensive experience in the construction of large pumping station facilities, hydraulic structures, and standby emergency generators, as well as installation of large electric motors and switchgear, the skilled team at Poole & Kent is looking forward to undertaking this project for Miami Dade.”
About EMCOR Group, Inc.
A Fortune 500 company with estimated 2014 revenues of ~$6.8B, EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services. A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The 28,000+ skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the “World’s Most Admired” and “Best Managed”. EMCOR’s diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at www.EMCORGroup.com.
This release may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Reform Act of 1995. Any such comments are based upon information available to EMCOR management and its perception thereof, as of this date, and EMCOR assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements may include statements regarding market opportunities, market share growth, gross profit, backlog mix, projects with varying profit margins, and selling, general and administrative expenses. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Accordingly these statements are no guarantee of future performance. Such risk and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, adverse effects of general economic conditions, changes in the political environment, changes in the specific markets for EMCOR’s services, adverse business conditions, availability of adequate levels of surety bonding, increased competition, unfavorable labor productivity and mix of business. Certain of the risks and factors associated with EMCOR’s business are also discussed in the Company’s 2013 Form 10-K and in other reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All these risks and factors should be taken into account in evaluating any forward-looking statements.
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